It is great to have some time to unwind and reflect after my first week of my psychiatry rotation and my Integrated Community Clerkship. It was an intense experience, but one that has truly helped me grow and develop not only as a budding Canadian medical student but also as an individual. Make sure to watch this video to get a sense about what a week in a psychiatry rotation looks like for a third year medical student and some insights I gleaned from my first week.
If you can’t sustain it, it’s not worth it.
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